The Peter Iredale went aground in 1906 on its way to the Columbia River. The rusted skeleton of the four-masted steel ship can still be seen at Fort Stevens State Park near Astoria, Oregon.
A remnant of the 1986 nuclear disaster, this barge is still half-sunken in the Pripyat River near the Chernobyl nuclear power plant.
A scuba diver takes a moment to explore this remarkable shipwreck at close range.
The Milky Way gets an eerier look when juxtaposed with the wreckage of a ship.
Red Sea, Egypt
Scuba divers get a close-up look at the rusted remains of a ship while exploring the Red Sea.
Skeleton Coast Wilderness, Namibia
The fishing boat FV Southwest Seas is little more than a few splintered boards, bleached and battered as it sits on the white sand of the nation's remote western coastline.
This shipwreck has been in the water long enough for most of the boards to be stripped to bare wood.
More than a few ship carcasses are dumped here in Tangalooma.
Bikini Atoll, Marshall Islands
The bow of the USS Saratoga can be seen through the murky water. Only scuba divers with technical diving training can explore the wreck.
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This eerie hull leaves more questions than answers.
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Carlisle Bay, Barbados
This shipwreck is easy to examine in the crystal-clear waters of Barbados. A small boat cruises overhead to give it a closer look.
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This ship would be an eyesore if it wasn't such a pretty picture at sunset.
Wondering how the boat got there? During the summer the area is flooded.
This fishing vessel ran aground near this Scottish port, a disappointing end to a day at sea.
Phillip Island, Australia
The S.S. Speke shipwreck seems almost otherworldly photographed against the rocky shore.
This abandoned boat took its sad story along with its battered hull to the bottom of the sea.
An old shipwreck sits in the lagoon in 2019. The world's fourth-smallest country has been battered by climate change, including a 5 millimeter-per-year sea level rise.
A Nigerian migrant stands in a "boat graveyard" containing battered ships, many of which were used for migrant crossings from Libya to Italy.
Jingo-Dun, South Korea
Crews try to salvage the Sewol Ferry. It sank in 2014, leaving more than 300 people dead.
Scuba divers take a closer look at the MS Zenobia shipwreck, which sank (some say under mysterious circumstances) on its maiden voyage in 1980.
An image of the Titanic is on display at the "Titanic the Artifact Exhibition" in China.
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